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Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

U.S. Cellular
SM-G925R4
Apple iPhone 5s Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge
Global Score
8.449.39
Basic Information
AppleSamsung
iOS 8.x, 7.xAndroid 5.0
2013-09-102015-04-10
4.87 x 2.31 x 0.30 inches5.59 x 2.76 x 0.28 inches
3.95 ounces4.66 ounces
Black, Gold and GrayBlack, Gold, Green and White
AluminiumAluminium and Glass
--Scratch-Resistant Glass
$ 260.00 at Amazon$ 249.00 at Amazon
Display / Screen
4 inches5.1 inches
640 x 1136 pixels 1440 x 2560 pixels (Quad HD / 2K)
IPS LCDSuper AMOLED
326 pixels per inch576 pixels per inch
500 cd/m2 brightness--
Capacitive, Multi-touchCapacitive, Multi-touch
7.88.6
Performance
Apple A7 chipsetExynos 7 Octa 7420 chipset
64-bit Cyclone ARMv8 (Dual-Core 1300 MHz) processor64-bit ARM Cortex-A57 (Quad-Core 2100 MHz + Quad-Core 1500 MHz) processor
1 GB (1600 MHz) RAM3 GB (1600 MHz) RAM
PowerVR G6430 (600 MHz) GPUMali-T760 MP8 (650 MHz) GPU
8.739.54
Storage
64 GB internal memory128 GB internal memory
No SD card slotNo SD card slot
4.45.7
Camera
8.00 MP + 1.20 MP16.00 MP + 5.00 MP
f/2.20 aperturef/1.90 aperture
29.00mm focal length28.00mm focal length
0.33 inches (1/3") sensor0.38 inches (1/2.6") sensor
1920 x 1080 (30 fps) (Full HD) video resolution3840 x 2160 (4K) video resolution
1280 x 720 (120 fps) (HD) slow motion video--
7.817.48
Networks
Wi-FiWi-Fi
Mobile HotspotMobile Hotspot
LTE (4G), HSPA+ (4G), HSDPA, HSUPA, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS, GSM and CDMALTE-A (4G), LTE (4G), HSPA, HSUPA, UMTS, EDGE, GPRS and GSM
Nano SIMNano SIM
9.58.9
Battery Life
1570mAh Li-Ion Battery2600mAh Battery
Non-Removable BatteryNon-Removable Battery
--Wireless Charging
250 hours standby time
10 hours talk time
--
3.523.6
Other Features
Bluetooth 4.0Bluetooth 4.1
GPSGPS
--NFC
--Infra-red port
--Fingerprint ID Scanner
Accelerometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity SensorAccelerometer, Barometer, Compass, Gyroscope, Light Sensor and Proximity Sensor

Comparisson review

The Galaxy S6 Edge has a score of 9.39, which is much better than the Apple iPhone 5s's 8.44 general score. The Galaxy S6 Edge counts with Android 5.0 operating system, while Apple iPhone 5s counts with iOS 8.x operating system. Galaxy S6 Edge's design is newer and a bit thinner than the Apple iPhone 5s's, although it is somewhat heavier.

The Galaxy S6 Edge has a bit more powerful CPU than iPhone 5s, and although they both have a 64-bits processing unit, the Galaxy S6 Edge also has a higher number of faster cores, 2 GB more RAM and a faster graphics processing unit. The Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge has a better looking display than Apple iPhone 5s, because it has a bigger display, a much better display density and a way higher 2560 x 1440 resolution.

The Galaxy S6 Edge counts with much more memory capacity for applications and games than Apple iPhone 5s, because it has 64 GB more internal storage capacity. Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge counts with a bit longer battery life than iPhone 5s, because it has a 66 percent greater battery capacity. The iPhone 5s counts with a little bit better camera than Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge, although it has a lot lower resolution back camera, a smaller aperture which is not recommended for low-light photography and video, a much worse (Full HD) video quality and a tinier sensor.

Despite of being the best phone in our current comparisson, the Galaxy S6 Edge is also cheaper than the iPhone 5s.